The contraceptive sponge is a small, donut-shaped foam sponge that contains a spermicide called Nonoxynol-9. The contraceptive sponge is a vaginal barrier method that prevents pregnancy by keeping sperm from … read more
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What is a (contraceptive) diaphragm and how does it work? A contraceptive diaphragm is a nonhormonal birth control method that is used to prevent pregnancy. It has a soft latex-free … read more
Just like any other type of birth control, you need to use spermicides the correct way for them to be effective. Spermicides are much more effective when used with another … read more
These charts show the percentages of women who accidentally get pregnant while using contraception over the course of one year. Typical Use: When contraception is not used every time, or … read more
Here’s a list of the many available types of contraception, and the pros and cons of using each.